Amanda Galvao

June 7, 2019

Domestic Violence Restraining Orders

A domestic violence restraining order is a court order that helps protect people from abuse or threats of abuse from someone they have a close relationship […]
May 31, 2019

The Dangers of Strangulation

At The Hotline, we often speak with people who don’t think they are being abused because they aren’t being hit, aren’t being hit with a closed […]
May 1, 2019

Warning Signs for College-Age Adults

Whether you are a parent, professor, administrator, student, coworker, or friend—you can make a difference in someone’s life by noticing the warning signs of sexual assault […]
April 12, 2019

A Self-Care Plan For Survivors Of Sexual Assault And Harassment

There’s a lot of buzz about “self-care” these days, but it can be hard to figure out what it actually means. While the media can make […]
March 21, 2019

Warning Signs

Being able to tell the difference between healthy, unhealthy and abusive relationships can be more difficult than you would think. No two relationships are the same, […]
March 15, 2019

What You Can Do to Prevent Child Abuse

Child abuse can happen in any family and in any neighborhood. Studies have shown that child abuse crosses all boundaries of income, race, ethnic heritage, and […]
March 1, 2019

College Dating Violence and Abuse Poll

Key Findings A significant number of college women are victims of violence and abuse. 43% of dating college women report experiencing some violent and abusive dating […]
February 19, 2019

Why Do Victims Stay?

When it is a viable option, it is best for victims to do what they can to escape their abusers. However, this is not the case […]
January 18, 2019

I’ve Talked With Teenage Boys About Sexual Assault for 20 Years. This Is What They Still Don’t Know

By: LAURIE HALSE ANDERSON  on Time I started visiting schools two decades ago. It was after the publication of my novel, Speak, which tells the story of a […]